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NPS Facility Management and CESS

Posted by Madeleine King on Nov 7, 2017 11:08:00 AM


We found this one in the archives, but it's worth sharing.

In 2009, the Education Resources Information Center (ERIC) published an article by Richard Schneider and David Cain highlighting the benefits of using UNIFORMAT II. article focuses on how the National Park Service (NPS) successfully created an Asset Management Plan using a new WBS component based on UNIFORMAT II.

By enforcing the UNIFORMAT II standard and integrating their CESS Estimate “button” (Sage Estimating) into their Computerized Maintenance and Management System (Maximo), the NPS developed an enterprise solution that empowers its users, who are not cost estimators, to manage the 4171 parks currently under their supervision.

To read the full article about how the NPS embedded UNIFORMAT II in their Asset Management plan, click the below.


1. https://www.nps.gov/aboutus/faqs.htm





Topics: Cost Estimator, Sage Estimating, Eos Group, Estimating Software, NPS, National Park Service, CESS, UNIFORMAT II, Maximo, WBS, asset management, UNIFORMAT

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